xSmodcastle Film Festival - Block 08

poster for xSmodcastle Film Festival - Block 08 THE FOURTH (11:45)

Eager to celebrate the 4th of July, a group of young black and Latino friends experience a police encounter that shatters the meaning of the holiday. Based on real-life incidents, the story examines the trauma of being in the shoes of the young men stopped by the police.


When Robin visits her paranoid sister in their family cabin, she discovers a dark secret.

JOURNEY TO ROYAL: A WWII Rescue Mission (1:30:00)

WWII hero with the 4th Emergency Rescue Squadron, Lt. Royal Stratton, leads a deadly mission to save the lives of nine downed airmen adrift in enemy waters of a war-torn South Pacific. Immersive cinematography and gripping action, mixed with firsthand accounts and historical images, showcase the valor of this squadron who faced overwhelming odds to bring their brothers home.

RUN TIME: 120 min